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Set-Up Technicians

Shifts: 
12 hour Roatating Continental Shifts (7am-7pm / 7pm-7am)
Position Type: 
Full-time
Responsibilities: 
  • Managing and directing resources to tackle technical issues that arise during the shift that results in meeting safety, quality and delivery targets
  • Fostering a working environment that is fair, equitable and driven to continuous improvements
  • Setting, starting up and troubleshooting moulding machines for production runs
  • Providing support to the Shift Supervisor
  • Covering for Shift Supervisor as and when required
  • Following and complying with Cube Management System (CMS)
Duties: 
  • Set up and start up injection moulding machines
  • Complete mould and insert changes
  • Follow-up, trouble-shoot and adjust processes for any quality issues, including flash, long gates, warping, blooming, witness marks, cloudiness, etc.
  • Identify and communicate mould/machine problems to Shift Supervisor and Maintenance Technicians
  • Provide back-up for Shift Supervisors
  • Provide back-up for Material Handlers
  • Maintenance and storage of moulds and inserts (tooling)
  • Assist Shift Supervisors as required – training of new staff, incident investigations and audits to determine root causes and corrective actions
  • Communicate with previous and next shift to understand any technical or quality issues

 

Skills and Education: 
  • 5 years minimum of technical experience in injection moulding
  • Working knowledge of pneumatics and hydraulics
  • Basic tooling background an asset
  • Must have computer skills
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and produce results
  • Communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Crane, scissor lift and forklift certification required